Ramdas Athawale said that about 1,57,000 households without gas connection were provided with free LPG connections in the state under the PM Ujjwala Yojana.
MLA Imo distributed a sum of Rs 15,000 as loan to beneficiaries to begin their construction work.
As many as 803 street vendors were benefitted under the Pradhan Mantri Street Vendor’s Atmanirbhar Nidhi - PM SVANidhi and 466 regular licensed vendors were provided assistance under the Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana (PMMY) - SHISHU.
The chief minister had already distributed loans to a total of 817 vendors of different districts on August 25, 2020.
Ranjan said that due to COVID-19 pandemic, the world economies have been severely derailed and it has affected different sections of the society in many ways.